GLOSS Station Handbook – Manila, South Harbor
The GLOSS Station Handbook is currently being re-designed and upgraded.
Until a new version is available, the tide gauge station list below from the last version of the Handbook provides links to further details about each tide gauge in the GLOSS Core Network. Click the GLOSS number buttons to view the information. Click column headings to sort the table.
|Station name||Manila, South Harbor|
|Time zone||120E, GMT + 8hrs|
|Latitude (+ve N)||14.58333|
|Longitude (+ve E)||120.96666|
|Authority responsible for tide gauge||Director, Coast and Geodetic Survey Department, 421 Baracca St., San Nicolas, Manila, Philippines|
|Committed to GLOSS||Yes|
|Aditional parameters||Sea surface temperature, surface salinity at 15degC|
|High frequency data at UHSLC||Data 370a Document 370a File format|
|Real-time data available||No|
|Additional parameters (real-time)||None|
|Tide gauge benchmark||BM-4B - Tramus, Manila, brass rod embedded on concrete base, 1.0m above street level. At back of former Central Bank building, at concrete base of Meraclo power outlet, almost opposite the bank's door.|
|Benchmark relationships||BM-4B established 1985, elevation 5.3065m above OTS.|
Previous benchmark BM-4B, defaced, elevation 5.3168m above OTS (difference -0.0103m).
|Data at PSMSL|
|Annual MSL (RLR) data||RLR 145|
|Annual MSL (RLR) plot|
|MSL method||Monthly & weighted annual mean|
|Other relevant codes||UHSLC 370|
|Other relevant information||Station El Codo was operational from Jan 1976 to Sep 1980|
|Nearest Met. station||5km from tide gauge|
|Last updated||11 December 2002|